Picks From The Paddock Best Bet – Tuesday 4th December

  NAP OF THE DAY 11:50 Lingfield Stosur is the only course and distance victor set to lineup and another course success certainly seems to be on the cards. A very encouraging third placed effort at Wolverhampton should stand her in good...

Picks From The Paddock Best Bet – Monday 3rd December

Yesterdfay saw both the NAP and Next Best win amongst a haul of 8 winners from just the 3 meetings, can the Picks from the Paddock keep up that form today? NAP Of The Day 16:15 Wolverhampton Toni’s A Star has posted all...

Picks From The Paddock Best Bet – Sunday 2nd of December

RACING POST NAP 12:55 Carlisle Hidden Dilemma posted his only prior career victory here at Carlisle in soft ground last month, and ran well for a long way when stepped up to this trip in heavy ground at Ayr just two...
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Hatton’s Grace Preview

Fairyhouse plays host to its first big meeting of the jumps season and the Grade 1 Hatton's Grace Hurdle takes centre stage. This race is run of 2m 4f and gives trainers a good indication of what route they...

Picks From The Paddock Best Bet – Saturday 1st December

14:05 Newcastle - The Fighting Fifth Hurdle This Saturday, we await the return of the inaugural Betvictor Fighting Fifth Hurdle, the first leg of the triple crown of two-mile hurdling and the race has certainly garnered a tonne of interest...
Samcro (Left)

Saturday Preview – Who’ll Come Out Fighting At Newcastle?

The ITV racing team is bringing viewers action from Newbury and Newcastle on Saturday, where the Fighting Fifth takes centre stage at the Northeast course. The jumps season just gets better and better, we can enjoy a big speed...
Donald McCain

Donald McCain Blog

Finally, the rain has arrived and I can run some of the horses that have been getting cabin-fever waiting for it. On Saturday we head to Bangor, Doncaster and Newcastle. On Sunday, it is off to Carlisle with seven runners. Saturday Mr...

Picks From The Paddock Best Bet – Friday 30th November

RACING POST NAP 15:00 Newbury The big race of the day sees a Grade 2 contest at Newbury get underway with the annual running of the Long Distance Hurdle. A massive trial for the Grade 1 Stayers Hurdle at the Cheltenham...
Wholestone (Left)

Friday Preview – Who Can Go The Distance At Newbury?

Berkshire Novices’ Chase La Bague Au Roi made a very promising start to her chasing career when accounting for a very smart field which included Lostintransaltion, who re-opposes. Warren Greatrex’s mare was a Grade 2 winner last season but came...

Picks From The Paddock Best Bet – Friday 30th November

RACING POST NAP 15:00 Newbury The big race of the day sees a Grade 2 contest at Newbury get underway with the annual running of the Long Distance Hurdle. A massive trial for the Grade 1 Stayers Hurdle at the Cheltenham...